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Cranio Creations Running Barrage Kickstarter

Dam it all. Thats actually what youll be doing in Cranio Creations latest board game, Barrage. Build your dam structures. Get your dam energy. Sell that dam energy to a needing populace. Make sure you have the best dam company and stomp out the other dam companies from taking away your dam profits. Yes, this was a fun story to write. Barrage is up on Kickstarter now. About the game: Barrage is a resource management and strategic placement game. Players will compete to build their majestic dams...


Wyrd Chronicles Issue 37 Now Available

Filling your day with gaming is easy when you have a gaming magazine.Learning karate is easy when you walk into a spider web without expecting it. Put these two together and youve got the latest issue of Wyrd Chronicles. Issue 37 is available now for your downloading and reading pleasure. In this issue: Wyrd Chronicles Vol. 37 – walking into spiderwebs. Starting Malifaux on a Budget – Gremlins: Getting ready for a bayou hoedown The best advice for throwing together your Grem...


Plaid Hat Games Previews Light Clan for Crystal Clans

Plaid Hat Games is bringing some new clans to Crystal Clans. Theyre the Fire and the Light clans. You might think theyd go hand-in-hand, but thats not entirely the case. In this preview, we get a look at some of the Light Clan cards. How will you command them on the battlefield From the website: Law. A rule that must be obeyed. But who gets to make these laws Who enforces them Lucky for you, dear player, this is the role of the Light Clan. Source...


Steamforged Posts SteamCon US Reveals

SteamCon US was last weekend. I really wish I couldve gone, but such is life. As usual for the show, Steamforged had a whole bunch of reveals for upcoming Guild Ball releases. They included an update about organized play kits, a look at Veteran Greede, and the new minor guild, the Miners. From the website: Last weekend we ran SteamCon US in Nashville Tennessee and had an absolute blast! 200 excited Guild Ball and Godtear fans (click here to see the Godtear Reveals) descended upon ...


Friday Snippets

Friday! Woo! Gateway to the weekend, Im ready to get home, order some pizza, and relax for a couple days. But before I get to that, I need to stock up on some bite-sized gaming stories. Today on the platter we have: Nero Dice Up On Indiegogo, Mimic Storage Chest Up On Kickstarter, Dark-Art Studios Running Fierce Warriors & Monsters Kickstarter, and Overlight: Deluxe Spirit Dice Now Available. Nero Dice Up On Indiegogo We are excited to reveal our newest dice& desk toy idea that we cal...


Two Latari Elf Releases Available For Runewars

The elves of Latari are bulking up their forces and keeping their forests safe with a pair of new releases for Runewars. On one side, its a centauric cavalry unit. The other, a new hero in both mounted and on-foot versions. We must protect the trees! From the release: The four great factions of Terrinoth take to the battlefield in Runewars Miniatures Game! In the southern reaches of the realm, the Aymhelin, the greatest forest in all of Mennara, guards those who reside beneath the boughs ...


SKU-DV404 Elliott's Chess School #1-4 (on DVD) from Chess House  sku

Elliott's Chess School #1-4 (on DVD) - DV404 by ChessHouse.com

Item description: This Chess Board Games product is by ChessHouse.com - A chess player needs a solid foundation in order to quickly advance through the ranks of chess playing. This video series is designed to lay this solid foundation, building the basics of playing a great chess. The material taught in this series has been developed and taught by National Master Elliott Neff for over 17 years, producing multiple state and national individual and team chess champions. Ideal for both kids and adults, you will enjoy the clear, accurate, presentation. Most viewers watch each DVD at least several times. Elliott is easy to understand and experienced, and the material is efficiently presented and packed with tips and valuable concepts. DVD 1 (PAWN) Topics Intro to Chess (board, names of pieces, values) Pawns Rooks Bishops The Queen The King Knight Castling Pawn shields and when to break it DevelopmentFeatures: Bonus booklet with practice positions for every topic helps the learner practice and master the material presented. Introduction of each piece Understanding of the values of each pieces Best strategy for each piece "Pawn Shield" strategy (how to BLOCK your opponent's army) Learning about the most important squares to control How to start a chess game with the BEST strategy DVD 2 (KNIGHT) Topics Targets The Magic Square The Center Active Moves I Opening order Scholar's Mate Major Mates Tactics Intro - when to trade and capture Pins/Skewers Discovered Checks/Attacks Forks/Double Attacks Remove the Defender Interference Deflection/Attraction Back-Rank Mate X-Ray defence/attack Battery Checkmate Patterns - 1 move Finding the BEST moves King and Queen Mate King and Pawn endgames I Algebraic Notation I en passant rules Using Rooks Convert the Advantage I Win a Game!Features Master the Magic Square strategy for checkmating your opponents every time! Discoverthe 'secret' of the 4-move 'Scholar's Mate' checkmate and learn how toturn the tables on your opponent every time they try it! Opening order Pigs on the 7th! (using rooks) Discovered Checks and Attacks Opening Order (best opening strategy) 'En Passant' (the special pawn move that will amaze your opponents And many more! DVD 3 (BISHOP) Topics: Planning Level I King and Rook Mate Active Moves II Using Rooks II Pins/Skewers II Discovered Checks/Attacks II Forks/Double Attacks II Remove the Defender II Interference Back-Rank Mate II X-Ray defence/attack II Battery II Checkmate Patterns - 2 moves Stalemate King and Pawn endgames II Smothered Mate Algebraic Notation II Know you... Learn More

Manufacturer: ChessHouse.com

Category: Board Games

$110.00

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